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Old 03-15-2008, 07:04 PM   #1
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My day at the track

Well I just got back from a day of driving school at Portland International Raceway... and it was badass. Too not much surprise I was the only svtf there, but thats cool. Other cars included, a built to the nuts viper, half a dozen porches, lots of subarus, a couple of corvettes(one of which slammed in the the wall, and was towed back to the pits), panoz, lotus, mazarati, and a few other random cars.
My car is stock, and hit a top speed of 110 in 4th, before I had to slow for the turn. It rained alot the second part of the day and was impressed with how it still gripped the road.
Here are a couple of pics.
and that honda crx in front of my car in the pic, yea he spun out and threw dirt all over the track, then later on I had to pass him on the straights at 90mph.


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Old 03-15-2008, 07:15 PM   #2
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how did your svtf fair against some of the exotics etc.?
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Old 03-15-2008, 07:17 PM   #3
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One the back straight , the mazatati came up on me , and i had to wave him around, that thing was g fast, some of the others i wasnt running with, we were spilt up according to experience
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Moved to "Road Racing & Rally".

Pretty addicting isn't it?

Who put the school on?
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Old 03-17-2008, 03:02 PM   #5
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nice kill on the crx
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Old 03-17-2008, 08:49 PM   #6
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it was put on by , cascade sports car club
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Those type of events are a blast. Pretty interesting in the rain. Get used to being alone with the svtf. Outside a svtoa event I've always been the only svtf. Like WD stated, it's addicting.
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yea its addicting, im gonna do a few mods, and hit another one in a couple of months, one guy did come up to me and said he had an 04 svtf, but said he was a little to nervous to run on the track, what a .
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Man, I need to know when these are going on, I wanna go to some. I'm only like 30 minutes from the track.
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thats sweet, sound like alot of fun. i wish that we had road courses near me
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